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2018 World Cup: Rohr reveals why Super Eagles will not surprise Argentina

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted that his team cannot surprise Argentina again. Both countries will meet on June 26 in the group stage of the 2018 World Cup, few months after Nigeria beat the South

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco Monday

The home-based Super Eagles will depart Nigeria on Monday for the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) holding in Morocco. The team Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf said this on Saturday in Abuja. Coach Salisu told the News Agency of Nigeria that

Super Eagles striker, Henry Onyekuru returns to Everton

Super Eagles striker, Henry Onyekuru, has returned to Everton to continue his recovery. Onyekuru suffered a knee injury while on loan at Anderlecht. The Belgian side released a statement last month, confirming that surgery was “inevitable” and the Nigerian would

Super Eagles squad to CHAN 2018 announced [Full List]

Coach Salisu Yusuf has released his final squad of 23 players of the Super Eagles B squad, for this year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN), which kicks off in Morocco on January 12. Goalkeeper and skipper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, midfielder Rabiu Ali

2018 World Cup: Benjani reveals three key Super Eagles players

Former Zimbabwe striker, Benjani Nwaruwari, has said the trio of John Mikel Obi, Alex Iwobi and Victor Moses, need to play a key role if Nigeria will go far in the 2018 World Cup. Captain Mikel scored crucial goals against

2018 World Cup: Super Eagles to play four friendlies – Pinnick

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, revealed yesterday that the Super Eagles of Nigeria will play four friendly matches ahead of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. “The World Cup is the big one next year and

Super Eagles defender, Omeruo weds today [PHOTOS]

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, will be getting married to his fiancee, Chioma Nnamani, in Enugu state today. Kenneth, who is a Chelsea defender but currently on loan at Turkish club Kasimpasa, proposed to Chioma in September. He shared photos

Pinnick reveals why Super Eagles lost to France in 2014 World Cup in Brazil

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, has opened up on why the Super Eagles lost 2-0 to France in the second round of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Pinnick said the three times African champions lost the game

2018 World Cup: Players Rohr might drop from Super Eagles squad revealed

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, will drop Kenneth Omeruo from his squad to the 2018 World Cup, except his club form improves greatly. Also in danger of missing out are Anthony Nwakaeme and Kayode Olanrewaju, both of

US Completes Sale Of Super Tucano Warplane To Nigeria

FILE PHOTO of the Embraer EMB-314 Super Tucano (A-29) Trainer / Counter-Insurgency / Light Attack / Armed Reconnaissance Aircraft. SOURCE: militaryfactory.com United States (US) ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington on Wednesday presented Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) to the

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles resume training after Christmas break

The home-based Super Eagles will resume training in Abuja on Tuesday evening at the FIFA Goal Project, after they were given a day off on Christmas day. Officials also confirmed that the final squad for the CHAN tournament in Morocco

Austin Ejide desperate to represent Super Eagles at 2018 World Cup

Hapoel Hadera goalkeeper, Austin Ejide, has said he will do his best to secure a spot in the Super Eagles team to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The 33-year-old last featured for Nigeria in a friendly match against Scotland

Russia 2018: Why Super Eagles are not world class team – Obradovic

Croatian National Team coach, Tomislav Obradovic, has revealed why the Super Eagles are yet to be reckoned with as a world class football team despite boasting of an abundance of talents. According to him, Nigeria has great players with similar

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles begin training in Abuja

Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles are intensifying their preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), with a training camp in Abuja. The squad is based at the Bolton White Hotels and Apartment and will be there for the next two